General Information

You will need to be logged into to see the year group pages as they contain passwords for careers packages. Pages for each year group can be found in the drop-down menu under ‘Students’ above.

The Youth Connexions team can be contacted here

Wondering what to do when you leave school? The following websites may help you decide:

CASCAiD

CASCAiD is the leading producer of computer-based impartial careers information and guidance solutions. Hitchin Boys’ School subscribes to three CASCAiD products:

Launchpad (KS3)

Kudos (KS4)

Careerscape (KS5)

For more information, go to the relevant Careers year group page. You can also visit www.cascaid.co.uk

National Careers Service

Information on careers choices for young people here.

Apprenticeships

Information on what apprenticeships are.

www.apprenticeships.org.uk

Labour Market Information

Brightknowledge.org

Guide to careers, education and student life.

Which University

What to study, where to go and how to get there: http://university.which.co.uk/

Gap Year

Make the most of your gap year, discover employment opportunities that can boost your job prospects.

www.gapyear.com

and advice for backpackers and budget travellers:

http://backpackeradvice.com/

My Intern Swap – myInternSwap works on the simple idea of direct family-to-family swaps of work experience places.

icould.com – videos about various careers and labour market information.

Careersbox – a good source of career related videos.

College websites:

North Herts College: www.nhc.ac.uk

NHC Open Days: 

  • Saturday 23rd March 2019
  • Thursday 16th May 2019

Oaklands College: www.oaklands.ac.uk

Hertford Regional College: www.hrc.ac.uk

West Herts College: www.westherts.ac.uk

Cambridge Regional College: www.camre.ac.uk

Barnfield College: www.barnfield.ac.uk

Hitchin Boys’ School is not responsible for the content or reliability of the external resources and websites listed on these pages and does not necessarily endorse the views expressed within them.